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The School of Exercise and Health Sciences incorporates undergraduate degree programs in the areas of Exercise and Sports Science, Sports Science and Football, Occupational Therapy and Health Science. As part of the Health Science course, students can select from one of five majors, including Addiction Studies, Environmental Health, Health Promotion, Nutrition and Occupational Safety and Health.

In addition, our undergraduate courses can lead to postgraduate study in the areas of Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Health and Safety, Public Health and more.

We strive for excellence in learning and teaching and place a strong focus on nurturing the development of an active research culture.

Student testimonials

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“You have the opportunity to actually experience the workplace.”

Claire Mason

Exercise and Sports Science and Exercise Science and Rehabilitation graduate

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ECU Sports Science students visit the West Coast Eagles

ECU Exercise and Sports Science students were recently guests of the West Coast Eagles at Domain Stadium in Subiaco.

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Why eating sometimes makes you sleepy

Why does eating a big meal sometimes make you tired? Dr Angus Stewart investigates.

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Why do my muscles ache the day after exercise?

It’s normal to experience muscle pain after exercising if it’s been a while since you were active or performed a certain movement, ECU's Professor Ken Nosaka looks at the facts.

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